February, 2008

Tanzanian health officials strengthen ties with Western students

Monday, February 25, 2008

Health and social welfare officials from Tanzania will be visiting the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry to show how students from The University of Western Ontario are making a difference in their country. A public forum with the delegates and … (Read More)

Robarts clinical trial finds better treatment option

Friday, February 22, 2008

An international research study, published in The Lancet, has thrown into question the current method of treating Crohn's disease - opening the door to a safer and more effective treatment option for sufferers of the chronic disease. … (Read More)

Are you the face of Western?

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Why not share your most memorable moments as a Western student and become the 'Face of Western'. The Department of Communications and Public Affairs, in partnership with Registrarial Services, is looking for Western students with unique experienc … (Read More)

Swedish university honours Dr. Gregor Reid

Friday, February 15, 2008

Dr. Gregor Reid, Assistant Director of the Lawson Health Research Institute and Professor of Microbiology & Immunology and Surgery at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at The University of Western Ontario has been awarded an honorary doctor … (Read More)

Hair 'razing' event planned

Wednesday, February 13, 2008

A bumper crop of baldies is expected following this year's 'Head for a Cure' fundraiser for cancer research. The two-stage effort organized by medical students in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry will kick off Feb. 22 with a 'dare to be … (Read More)

Silcox Earns 3M Teaching Award

Thursday, February 7, 2008

Congratulations to Dr. Jim Silcox who has received a prestigious 3M Teaching Award in recognition of his outstanding contributions to post secondary education. Silcox is one of 10 nominees from across Canada inducted as a 3M National Teaching Fellow … (Read More)